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Old 01-13-2013, 05:22 AM   #1
Nov 2011
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I'm thinking about doing my first all grain brew and would prefer to do a 2-1/2 batch. Could I use my 5 gallon carboy for fermenting, or would that invite problems?

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Old 01-13-2013, 05:24 AM   #2
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yeah you can. it's a lot of headspace but, yeah

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Old 01-13-2013, 05:24 AM   #3
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Nope. No problems. CO2 from the yeast will protect your beer.

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